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Horse vision and obstacle visibility in horseracing
Contributor(s):: Paul, Sarah Catherine, Stevens, Martin
Visual information is key to how many animals interact with their environment, and much research has investigated how animals respond to colour and brightness information in the natural world. Understanding the visibility of features in anthropogenic environments, and how animals respond to...
'Horses for Courses': An analysis of equine sports regulation and disciplinary procedures regarding the non-human athlete
| Contributor(s):: Jonathan G Merritt
Sports governing bodies and international sports federations are very powerful organisations within their sphere. The governance of these sports has created a hegemony which does not necessarily serve the interests of those engaged in sport (the ‘ruled’), but instead those who...
[Hippotherapy--a supplementary treatment for motion disturbance caused by cerebral palsy (author's transl)]
| Contributor(s):: Tauffkirchen, E.
[The effectiveness of therapeutic horseback-riding in the treatment of chronic schizophrenic patients. Experimental results and clinical experiences]
| Contributor(s):: Scheidhacker, M., Bender, W., Vaitl, P.
[Orthopedic hippotherapy--new methods in treatment of segmental instabilities of the lumbar spine]
| Contributor(s):: Rothhaupt, D., Ziegler, H., Laser, T.
[Therapy with the help of a horse - attempt at a situational analysis (author's transl)]
| Contributor(s):: Riesser, H.
[Therapeutic horseback riding as a special form of physical therapy provided by the health insurance in the GDR]
| Contributor(s):: Riede, D.
1974Beitr Orthop Traumatol2110615-70005-8149 (Print)0005-8149gertext
[1st experiences with therapeutic horseback riding in a psychiatric hospital]
| Contributor(s):: Moll, J.
Therapeutic horseback riding. Exploring this alternative therapy for women with disabilities
| Contributor(s):: Lessick, M., Shinaver, R., Post, K. M., Rivera, J. E., Lemon, B.
2004AWHONN Lifelines8146-531091-5923 (Print)1091-5923engCollege of Health & Human Services, University of Toledo, in Toledo, OH, USA.text
[Rehabilitation through horseback riding: the National Association for Therapeutic Horseback Riding]
| Contributor(s):: Lang, J. L.
1978Rev Neuropsychiatr Infant26131-60035-1628 (Print)0035-1628fretext
[Therapeutic horseback riding in a psychiatric hospital]
| Contributor(s):: Kruger, G.
1976ZFA (Stuttgart)52130-41433-6251 (Print)1433-6251gertext
| Contributor(s):: Huber, E. G.
1979Fortschr Med97291253-50015-8178 (Print)0015-8178gertext
[What is "therapeutic horseback riding"?]
| Contributor(s):: Heipertz, W.
1976ZFA (Stuttgart)5211-51433-6251 (Print)1433-6251gertext
Complementary therapies--therapeutic horseback riding?
| Contributor(s):: Bliss, B.
1997Rn601069-700033-7021 (Print)0033-7021engMed/Surg Unit, Mercy Hospital, Council Bluffs, Iowa, USA.text
[First stage of hippotherapy at Oletta for the students of the nursing school]
| Contributor(s):: Alessandri, P. L.
1980Infirm Fr213320019-9613 (Print)0019-9613fretext
Effects of guest feeding programs on captive giraffe behavior
| Contributor(s):: Orban, D. A., Siegford, J. M., Snider, R. J.
Zoological institutions develop human-animal interaction opportunities for visitors to advance missions of conservation, education, and recreation; however, the animal welfare implications largely have yet to be evaluated. This behavioral study was the first to quantify impacts of guest feeding...
Post-communist canine: a feminist approach to women and dogs in canine performance sports in Poland
| Contributor(s):: Wlodarczyk, J.
The article attempts to present the complexity of relationships between women, capitalism, democracy, and competitive dog training in post-communist Poland. The article documents the correlation between increased involvement of women in competitive canine sports in Poland after 1989, changes in...
Changing human-animal relationships in sport: an analysis of the UK and Australian horse racing whips debates
| Contributor(s):: Graham, R., McManus, P.
Changing social values and new technologies have contributed to increasing media attention and debate about the acceptable use of animals in sport. This paper focuses on the use of the whip in thoroughbred horse racing. Those who defend its use argue it is a necessary tool needed for safety,...
Physiological and Behavioral Responses of Horses to Wither Scratching and Patting the Neck When Under Saddle
| Contributor(s):: Thorbergson, Z. W., Nielsen, S. G., Beaulieu, R. J., Doyle, R. E.